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Tacoma, Washington
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 October 2012

Spent a couple of nights in Spring 2012. We city folks really enjoyed the peace and quiet. The village of East Sound is located nearby offering sumptious dining experiences. A sunset dinner at the legendary Rosario Resort overlooking Cascade Bay is not to be missed. We opted for the Goldfinch room and were pleasantly surprised by the lovely furnishings (including... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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3 reviews
Reviewed 10 October 2012

We stayed here for a couple of nights in the Hummingbird room during our recent weekend trip to Orcas Island. The room had a comfy bed with a large spacious bathroom (no bathtub in this particular room we stayed in which I point out in case that is important to you). The grounds were very serene with a lovely pond... More 

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Charlotte, NC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2012

Otters Pond B & B was such an enjoyable place to stay when we visited in August 2012. All the wonderful things others have commented about are certainly true! Beautiful pond out back, lovely gardens, pristine and very comfortable Hummingbird guest room/bathroom, and outstanding gourmet breakfasts including very tasty coffee, kind and informative hosts Sue and Carl-----all made for an... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
1 review
Reviewed 23 September 2012

This B&B is on beautiful Orcas Island where it's hard to go wrong, there is an amazing many course gourmet breakfast, and the hosts Carl and Sue take real pleasure in assuring that everything is first class. We definitely recommend it! If you're into birding, it's right on a birding wetland, and it's close to many island destinations such as... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 20 September 2012

If you want a well-located, clean and tranquil place to stay with down-to-earth proprietors that offer fantastic customer service in addition to delicious meals and coffee, then we highly recommend Otters Pond Bed & Breakfast. My husband and I stayed at Otters for an early one-year wedding anniversary getaway, and we could not have asked for a better place to... More 

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Hillsboro, Oregon
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Reviewed 13 September 2012

We went here for our 35th anniversary. It was wonderful. Off the road in the woods. Breakfasts were wonderful. The back deck was a wonderful place to watch birds. Proprietors Sue and Carl were wonderful. I can't wait to go again.

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new york
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2012

Otters Pond B&B is set on a pond teeming with wildlife, wonderful swamp plants, and providing a soothing and elegant backdrop for a restful and interesting stay. Our hosts Sue and Carl were so informative and generous of both their time and knowledge. The five-course breakfasts were the best we have had in any B&B. Each course was thoughtfully prepared... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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Reviewed 1 September 2012

Otters Pond is hard to beat. My wife and I recently stayed for three days. All the reviews on here say it well. The rooms are clean as a whistle. Carl and Sue are terrific hosts. The breakfasts are out of this world. They serve a five-course breakfast. Most days, we didn't even need lunch. We had interesting breakfast conversations... More 

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Ojai, CA
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Reviewed 30 August 2012

Otters Pond Bed and Breakfast was a complete delight: located on a magical pond, run by friendly and efficient owners Sue and Carl, this bed and breakfast came with a scrumptous breakfast, the chirps of feeding birds and a soothing jacuzzi. Sue and Carl are encyclopedias of the myraid offerings of orcas island. Otters Pond is near the entrance of... More 

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Thank ojaitraveler77
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 August 2012

The breakfasts were outstanding in quality and also healthy. The location was quiet and serene. Carl and Sue were friendly,helpful and provided the perfect environment for the quiet,peaceful surroundings. The island provides something for everyone and the hosts are experts on the activities. We would definitely return and bring friends/family.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 1st class lodging set in a naturalist's Monet painting on a large wetland/pond at the base of Mt. Constitution. A birder's paradise. An adult getaway, rooms are decorated with an upscale, comfortable flair and gourmet breakfasts are served in the dining room and deck overlooking the pond. Free WiFi. Notebook computer available for e-mail. Hot tub. Island restaurants and Eastsound Village amenities are within four miles. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Otters Pond Bed and Breakfast

Address: 100 Tomihi Dr, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-8567
Region: United States > Washington > San Juan Islands > Orcas Island > Eastsound
Price Range: $261 - $379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“The Swan room directly overlooks the pond and has a huge bathroom - a really lovely room!”
 of 5 bubbles ChristinaHegele, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some have bath in room --we had private bath, but right outside our room. Some have TV if you need/want it. Others don't.”
 of 5 bubbles travelgal5050, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Speak with hosts, make dinner reservations prior to arrival.”
 of 5 bubbles ILove2Travel1944, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Not a bad room in the place!”
 of 5 bubbles cfrank09, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“all the other guests seemed happy with their rooms, it was very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles MarianneRemark, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
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